Solar Flares Could Unleash Nuclear Chaos On Planet Earth

(NaturalNews) Forget about the 2012 Mayan calendar, comet Elenin or the Rapture. The real threat to human civilization is far more mundane, and it’s right in front of our noses. If Fukushima has taught us anything, it’s that just one runaway meltdown of fissionable nuclear material can have wide-ranging and potentially devastating consequences for life … Continue reading

NASA Photos Shows Earth Eclipsing Sun

For the next three weeks NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory satellite will be poised to watch the Earth block out the sun as part of the spacecraft’s twice-yearly eclipse season, and the spacecraft has already snapped its first stunning image for the year. The new photo shows the first eclipse from SDO’s Fall 2011 eclipse season, … Continue reading

” 2005 YU55 Will Be The Closest Approach By An Asteroid This Large “

The 1300-foot-wide  (400 metres) asteroid, which is more than one and a half times the length of a soccer pitch, will pass within 0.85 lunar distances of the Earth on November 8, 2011.   Discovered on December 28, 2005 by Robert McMillan of the Spacewatch Program near Tucson, Arizona, 2005 YU55 is believed to be … Continue reading

NASA Twin GRAIL Spacecraft Launch at 9:16 am: Watch Live Online Coverage

The countdown to twin GRAIL spacecraft mission to Moon is moving ahead toward a lift-off at 8:37 am EDT, NASA said in a statement. Forecasters still are calling for a 40 percent chance of good weather at the scheduled launch time. NASA‘s GRAIL spacecrafts are set to launch to the moon aboard a United Launch … Continue reading

X – Ray Event Exceeded M5 From Sun Today

Sunspot 1283 has shot off an M-Class solar flare, which is directed at Earth. M-Class solar flares like this could cause a moderate effect on our radio and electrical grid systems but NOAA does not forecast a major geomagnetic storm with it. The flare was from a sunspot group crossing the central disk of the … Continue reading